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The Gossips Cafe

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The Square, Yarmouth, England
01983760646
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 96
    Excellent
  • 83
    Very good
  • 39
    Average
  • 27
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Busy but worth the wait

Great for a snack or a lighter lunch. quite a queue. Staff friendly. All food homemade. Recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Jo S
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
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256 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Fantastic location - right next to the pier, ferry terminal and the castle. We had some great coffees and cakes.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Great for a snack or a lighter lunch. quite a queue. Staff friendly. All food homemade. Recommended.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Me and my boyfriend are regular visitors to Gossips. Lunch is my favourite meal of the day and is definitely their speciality. The ploughmans lunches are to die for. Divine mature cheddar, generous helpings of crisps, pickle, large flavourful salad and of course freshly baked delicious bread. Absolute king of ploughmans. I am rather partial to it. Friendly service and... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

This place is always busy and with good reason. They have something for everyone here and what seems like hundreds of different fillings for baguettes etc. The queue can be out of the door sometimes but staff do their best to serve as quickly as possible.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

Came across this beautiful tea room stopped for lunch and was pleasantly surprised food was superb and the service was fantastic highly recommend also lovely views across the water. 10/10

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This cafe has a substantial menu catering for adults and children. The prices are reasonable and dishes are of great quality. Everything is cooked to order so food comes out fresh and hot. Staff are very pleasant and the place was spotless. There is a great view of the solent and if you want, you can take the food away.... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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196 reviews 196 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a lovely place to sit and watch the world go by. Cafe on the pier with a great choice of different eats including fresh crab.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The restaurant was busy but we were served quickly on a table right by the water. Helpful and courteous staff and good quality of food. The prices were reasonable. What's not to like?

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Ryde, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Good service and nice breakfast on a Saturday morning. Lovely views from a window table and great viewing when some sailing happening.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Been here most years when we have holidayed on the island and never been disappointed. Would thoroughly recommend 😄

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Square, Yarmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: 01983760646

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 18
  • Cuisine: Café, British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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